The purpose of this game (of life, of experience, of order and human intelligence) becomes the self-perpetuation of the game itself. Continue reading Endless Games
Rationality is (a) key, but it can not explain (or unlock) itself. Continue reading Said one mirror to another…
The moving frame, having moved, drags itself ever onwards… Continue reading Accelerating Frames of History
The logic of language, narrative thought, explanation and communication finds itself poorly equipped as a method by which to represent or communicate the sophisticated complexity of living systems. Continue reading The Boundaries of Logic, Abstraction and Knowledge
The shortest form of technological solution is generally that of negation. It is in the essential and axiomatic logic of both communication and technology more generally to seek advantage through reduction, negation, compression. Continue reading An Invention of Imperfection ?
The arrival of conscious observers in the Universe is not so much a miraculous surprise as a probabilistic inevitability hard-coded into the symmetries and logic of matter and physics. Continue reading Is Consciousness Inevitable ?
It is staggering (and blissfully unacknowledged) the extent to which this world of ours and all of its many anthropomorphic catastrophes are all quite simply occurring within and emanating from these brains between our ears. Continue reading A Self-Extinguishing Flame